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The Watercooler is PrideStaff's blog covering trends and tips for successfully managing issues in the workplace, such as: retention, employee engagement, and interviewing.

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Top 5 Résumé Mistakes

Posted in Job Search Tips

Most job seekers understand that a résumé should be free from typos and be two pages in length, max. Beyond these basics, however, what should you do, and avoid doing, to ensure your résumé makes it into the “must call” pile? Refer to PrideStaff’s list of common résumé mistakes. By avoiding these key errors, you can create a top-notch résumé that will get a recruiter’s attention and put you in contention for the job:
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Staffing Services in St. Louis, MO

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As part of our ongoing effort to celebrate the achievements of our individual offices, this week we’d like to introduce you to our local staffing experts in St. Louis, MO.
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Using Your Alumni Network

Posted in Job Search Tips

Whether you’re a student, a recent graduate or are approaching your 20th college reunion, your alumni network can be an invaluable asset in your career decision-making or job hunting efforts. Use PrideStaff’s tips for maximizing the potential of your alumni network...
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Becoming a Leader, Instead of Just a Boss

Posted in Management Best Practices

The best managers are certainly bosses, but a fundamentally different approach to work makes them something greater. Geoffrey James examines the differences that set true leaders apart from average bosses in his recent Inc.com article. Here are a few of his key points...
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Staffing Services in Columbia, SC

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As part of our ongoing effort to celebrate the achievements of our individual offices, this week we’d like to introduce you to our local staffing experts in Columbia, South Carolina.
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Staffing Services in Princeton, NJ

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As part of our ongoing effort to celebrate the achievements of our individual offices, this week we’d like to introduce you to our local staffing experts in Princeton, NJ.
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How to Interview Entry Level Candidates

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Asking the right interview questions can help you determine if an entry level candidate is the best fit for the available position and your company. The next time you’re hiring for starter positions, try using a few of these sample interview questions to assess commonly needed job skills:
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Staffing Services in Nashville, TN

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PrideStaff proudly celebrates the accomplishments of each of our offices. This week we’d like to shine the spotlight on the local staffing experts in our Nashville, TN office.
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After Work Connections: Offline Social Networking

Posted in Job Search Tips

While countless job search articles focus on the benefits of online social networking, digital connections will only get you so far. When it comes right down to it, personal contact – real face-time – is one of your most powerful networking tools.
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Happy 4th of July!

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At PrideStaff, we take pride in all we do. We also take tremendous pride in being part of our great nation. As we prepare to celebrate Independence Day, we thought it might be fun to share some interesting facts about our country and the 4th of July holiday...
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